The Indiana State Department of Health on Thursday reported 1,109 new cases of COVID-19, the fourth time cases have topped 1,000 over the past seven days.
The state said more than 507,000 Hoosiers had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of Thursday at 5 a.m. More than 941,000 had received the first dose of a vaccination.
The state also reported 26 new deaths due to the coronavirus. Reported deaths due to COVID-19 have exceeded single digits in 136 of the past 137 days.
The department said 6,770 new individuals were tested Wednesday.
Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 rose slightly, from 886 on Tuesday to 889 on Wednesday. The high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.
Following are the latest COVID-19 numbers from the Indiana State Department of Health. The department updates its data daily based on information received through 11:59 p.m. the previous day.
*New COVID-19 cases: 1,109
Total cumulative cases: 659,127
New deaths: 26
Total deaths: 12,065
New tested individuals: 6,770
Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,100,111
Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21.3%
Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 11.1%**
Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 10%
Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 4.1%**
** The health department reports the 7-day positivity rates with a six-day lag to allow time for more comprehensive results.
Statewide totals (Dec. 14 – Feb. 25)
First dose administered: 941,291 (daily increase of 20,388)
Fully vaccinated: 507,155 (daily increase of 24,597)
Marion County cumulative cases: 90,327 (increase of 107)
Marion County new deaths: 0
Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,628
Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 8.8%
Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 3.8%
Hamilton County cumulative cases: 31,929
Hendricks County cumulative cases: 15,765
Johnson County cumulative cases: 16,290
Madison County cumulative cases: 11,704
Boone County cumulative cases: 6,053
Hancock County cumulative cases: 7,392
Morgan County cumulative cases: 6,054
Shelby County cumulative cases: 4,593
Indiana intensive care unit usage
Available ICU beds: 35.8%
ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 6.8%
Available ventilators: 79.8%
Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 2.9%
U.S. and worldwide numbers
As of Thursday, from Johns Hopkins University:
U.S. cases: 28,340,700
U.S. deaths: 506,232
Global cases: 112,716,833
Global deaths: 2,500,770
*New cases, deaths and tests are previously unreported cases, deaths and tests submitted to the Indiana State Health Department in the 24 hours through 11:59 p.m. the previous day. The cases and testing categories typically contain numerous duplicates—as many as 20% or more—that are later eliminated from the cumulative totals.